GRAND CENTRAL IS LOCATED JUST WEST OF DOWNTOWN ST. PETERSBURG

 

The Grand Central District is bicycle and pedestrian friendly, and easily accessible via the Central Avenue Trolley.

GRAND CENTRAL IS A UNIQUE SHOPPING EXPERIENCE

Upcoming Events

Wednesday Free Trivia at PAW!

Wednesday Free Trivia at PAW!

Dec 13, 7:00pm - Dec 13, 9:00pm

Pinellas Ale Works
1962 1st Ave S
Saint Petersburg, FL  33712 Map

Get your team together and join us every Wednesday for PAW Trivia. The fun starts at 7 and you can win great prizes- $30-1st, $20-2nd, $10-3rd! (PAW Bucks) Free to play!

See you Wednesday!

Yappy Hour Benefiting Pet Pal Animal Shelter

Yappy Hour Benefiting Pet Pal Animal Shelter

Dec 14, 6:00pm - Dec 14, 8:00pm

Pinellas Ale Works
1962 1st Ave S
Saint Petersburg, FL  33712 Map

Join Pet Pal Animal Shelter and Pinellas Ale Works every SECOND Thursday for YAPPY HOUR from 6-8pm! Enjoy some delicious brews and Pinellas Ale!

Works will donate $1 of each pint of PAW beer sold from 6-8PM!

Pet Pal will have adoptable dogs, raffles, and more!

DOG FRIENDLY INDOORS & OUTDOORS!

Living Room Live Open Mic

Living Room Live Open Mic

Dec 14, 6:00pm - Dec 14, 11:59pm

Hideaway Cafe
1756 Central Ave
Saint Petersburg, FL  33712 Map

We invite all singer/songwriters to join us for this Thursday's open mic night, a.k.a. Living Room Live. Named Creative Loafing's Best of the Bay 2014 and 2017 for "Best Open Mic Night", the Hideaway Cafe has opened up its doors and its stage for the past 8 years to countless rising talents as well as seasoned veterans who have made a career of music.

**This week, Danfield will take the stage as our feature act from 8pm-830pm. Come enjoy the soulful groove of the band while they perform their unique blend of West African-infused tunes, reggae, pop, and everything in between. Get a sneak peek at some of the material they are preparing for their upcoming Hideaway showcase on Dec 22nd.

Standard open mic sign-ups will still take place when doors open at 6pm. Open mic acts will be called up from 7-8pm, and will resume after the feature act performs their set.

Consumate host John Kelly, a singer/songwriter himself, started this weekly tradition 8 years ago after building a stage as an extension of the recording studio. And the rest is history. The talent has been immense, the highlight reel endless... and the memories priceless. You won't find a more appreciative audience than you will here at St Petersburg's Original Listening Room!

Come down and check in with Phil, soundman extraordinaire, and get on the list. The list is now built using a lottery system in an effort to keep the night open to newcomers and to keep every Thursday new and exciting. This also encourages artists to support and get to know one another. Countless collaborations and musical relationships have been built on chance encounters here at "Living Room Live". For signup - you have an option to choose one of two time frames. Basically EARLY (7pm-9pm) and LATE (9:15 - close). Your name is pulled out of a hat and you have 15 minutes to do your thing. You can drop your name in starting at 6pm. Then singer/songwriters take the stage to share 2-3 original songs and then "pass the mic" so to speak. The signup pool fills up fast so be sure to get here early and be sure you are here for your chosen time frame. Artists - if you'd like to get the recording studio "in the red" for your set, be sure to indicate that when you sign up (solos only). For as low as $35, you can have files of your performance dropbox'd to you or handed over on a special keepsake "hideaway" flash drive. Be sure to leave your email and phone number if you choose to record.

Invite your favorite music loving friends out for some incredible original music from some of St Pete's finest! As always Thursdays are free so come on out and get a taste of what St Pete's Original Listening Room is all about.

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